University of Nebraska Medical Center

Rashmitha Dachepally, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Critical Care

Dr. Dachepally

Dr. Rashmitha Dachepally, a pediatric cardiac intensivist, focuses her research on the outcomes of children with heart disease. Her work involves using large databases and applying predictive analysis with AI to understand the influence of perioperative factors on mortality and morbidity. Additionally, she investigates the impact of psychosocial and physical morbidities on quality of life, functional status, and the behavioral and emotional outcomes in children with complex congenital heart disease.

About Dr. Dachepally


Medical School
Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences, Karimnagar, TL, India

West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Arkansas Children’s Hospital University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Little Rock, AR

Cleveland Clinic Children’s Cleveland, OH

Patient Care
Research Interests
  • Outcomes research
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • Post bypass cardiac inflammation